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ERIC Number: EJ1020439
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Apr
Pages: 4
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 4
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8148
Formative Assessment Probes: Is It a Rock? Continuous Formative Assessment
Keeley, Page
Science and Children, v50 n8 p34-37 Apr 2013
A lesson plan is provided for a formative assessment probe entitled "Is It a Rock?" This probe is designed for teaching elementary school students about rocks through the use of a formative assessment classroom technique (FACT) known as the group Frayer Model. FACT activates students' thinking about a concept and can be used to assess conceptual understanding.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A